OmniRAN Task Group

Upcoming Meetings:

  • No further meetings planned.
    P802.1CF completed, P802.1CQ transferred to TSN TG.

Working Documents and Contributions:

The OmniRAN working documents archive is on Mentor. You may browse and download documents anonymously. To contribute a new document to OmniRAN please follow the OmniRAN TG upload guidelines.

The STDS-802-1-L@LISTSERV.IEEE.ORG mailing list is used for OmniRAN TG discussions and announcements. STDS-802-1-L subscription info provides the details for subscribing to the list.


  • P802.1CF – Network Reference Model and Functional Description of IEEE 802 Access Network
  • P802.1CQ – Multicast and Local Address Assignment

Publicity and related topics:


IEEE 802.1 OmniRAN TG and its P802.1CF are mentioned in various papers and publications.

ICAID IEEE 802 network enhancements for the next decade

OmniRAN TG created the Industry Connections Activity Initiation Document (ICAID) proposal for addressing IEEE 802 network enhancements for the next decade. The industry connections activity proposal originated from discussions in the EC 5G SC. The documents related to the creation of the ICAID proposal can be retrieved on mentor.

Related Software Defined Networking (SDN) standardization activities:

A wiki page is maintained to provide information of related SDN standardization activities.

SDN related discussions with broader scope are also announced to the STDS-802-SDN@LISTSERV.IEEE.ORG mailing list ( STDS-802-SDN subscription info)

Activities Log:


By decision of IEEE 802.1 on March 20th, 2014 the OmniRAN Task Group was established as successor of the IEEE 802 OmniRAN Executive Committee Study Group. The home page of the disbanded OmniRAN EC SG is archived as wiki page on mentor, and is still accessable by